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The Rainbow Tavern

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

The rooms do need some updating and maintenance for sure but on the positive side the bed linen and towels were clean, the staff were fantastic and so helpful nothing was too much trouble, in particular Debbie who was in charge she is an absolute star to be treasured well done all of you 👍🏻 you made our Harley Davidson... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

So bad it was almost funny at times. Parked up in the car park and there was another Car in there with all its windows smashed in and we were forced to park next to it. On checking into the hotel we were initially taken to our room by one of the girls working in the place only to find... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

It was absolutely disgusting sleeping here I wouldn't do it again, and I wouldn't advise anyone to go to the b&b the rooms are mouldy, and in room 2 the over flow pipe is blocked you empty the sink and it comes up in the shower...I'm room 11&12 the carpet gets mouldy the cleaners just wipe the carpet so the... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

No bulb in bedside lamp, missing bulb from ceiling light, black mould in shower, tiles loose on shower entrance, paper thin cheap dividing walls. Manager abrupt to females but changed attitude once confronted by male, worse place I've had the misfortune to occupy

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my partner on 13th March and we were delighted with the room. The hotel has recently been taken over by a great manager who was very polite. The staff were lovely and the lady behind the bar was very welcoming. They couldn't serve breakfast because their kitchen was being refurbished so they give us the equivalent in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

We were stranded in Kendal during the December floods and could not get to Bowness to stay in a hotel I'd already booked due to the roads being closed and the Rainbow Tavern was the only place we could find that had rooms available. The bar itself was quite nice but our bedroom was terrible. Peeling wallpaper, damp and the... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

We bought a voucher off the bay vouchers which included dinner, 1 night stay and breakfast. We did buy it last minute and didn't require dinner but we were told we couldn't have breakfast either the next morning which was a bit annoying as it doesn't take long to make some bacon! Rooms are average and in my opinion this... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Just back after 2 night away, great place staff are very helpful. The rooms are lovely and suitable with a en suite and tea\coffe in the room. The bar is central of the town and great real ale to choose from. Can't wait to go back.

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Cala D`Or
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

We arrived for two nights bed and breakfast purchased with a voucher. We weren't expecting The Ritz for the price we paid, but did expect to get a nights sleep. The photo of the room in no way reflected either of the two rooms we saw. I am not sure that photo was taken at this hotel!!!. When we arrived,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

This hotel is located in the heart of Kendal and is very central. The pub downstairs is friendly and the staff are helpful. The rooms however are awful. The room had a bad smell, the carpets were dirty, the walls were damp, the toilet seat was cracked and dirty. The bathroom tiles were cracked, loose and covered in mould and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rainbow Tavern offers beer, food and basic accommodation in the heart of Kendal. We cater for stag and hen parties. Also families and couples wishing to explore the Lake District from a reasonably priced B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rainbow Tavern

Address: 32 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4SX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
The Rainbow Tavern Kendal, Lake District
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